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Mastermind of CBN boss’ wife’s kidnap, arrested inside the shop he opened with the ransom .

The Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has arrested the 10th gang member in the CBN Governor’s wife kidnap saga of September 2016, Umar Abubakar aka Kiriwa, after trailing him to Minna, Niger State, on 9th December, 2016. ...

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Graphic Pics: Suicide bombers strike Maiduguri Monday market

Two female suicide bombers had, on Sunday, struck Maiduguri Monday market in Maiduguri, Borno State. However, only both suicide bombers died though some were injured. Some students were also victim of the attack. The attack was considered an unsuccessful mission ...

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Nigerian Senate Fails to Confirm Magu as EFCC Boss

The Senate on Thursday could not sit for the procession to discuss the confirmation of the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu.   This follows the failure of the Senate to hold the confirmation ...

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Police Explains Why Wike’s CSO Was Removed

BEVERLY HILLS, December 07, (THEWILL) – The Nigeria Police Force said it redeployed DSP Promise Nwosu, Chief Security Officer (CSO) to Gov. Nyisome Wike of Rivers state as a result of gross professional misconduct denying accusations that the move was ...

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Why we killed Dangote’s senior employee – Kidnappers

The three men alleged to have kidnapped and killed the human resources manager of the Dangote Industries Limited, Istifanus Bello, have revealed why he was killed The suspects – Abdullahi Saliu, Babuga Adamu and Abubakar Gide – who were Fulani ...

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20-year-old passenger behind bars for killing an okada rider, over ₦50

Abdulrahman Muhammed, has thrown the family of a commercial motorcyclist, Owechu Odeje, 25, into mourning after he allegedly slit the okada rider’s throat, Punchng reports. Owechu was taking Muhammed from Ijaba junction to Ijaba Pipeline, in Ogun State, when the ...

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Dr. NOI Bags 2016 western Global Fairness Award

Former minister of finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, was on Thursday, December 1, honored with the Global Fairness Award in Washington DC, United States. The award was presented to her by the Global Fairness Initiative in recognition of her contribution to ...

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Man sentenced to death for ₦200 robbery and murder

A man, Idowu Kayode, has been sentenced to death by hanging over murder and robbery of 200 Naira. Justice K. M. Akano of the High Court in Osogbo, handed down the capital punishment on Thursday. At the hearing, it was ...

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Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, sick, flown abroad

Abba Kyari was flown to the UK for medical attention on Wednesdays after he began to have breathing difficulties. A source at the Presidential Villa told PREMIUM TIMES that Mr. Kyari was rushed to London on a British Airway flight ...

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Employee who killed his boss because of rice says, “Our employer was good to us, God made her to die”

Mrs. Florence Ede popularly known as ‘Mama do good’ was a mother-of-four who hailed from Enugu State. She was a food seller when she came to Yashikira, Kwara State in 1985. She later became a commercial farmer after the death ...

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